Nathaniel Hawthorne Quote

Labor is the curse of the world, and nobody can meddle with it without becoming proportionately brutalized.


The Works of Nathaniel Hawthorne: Passages from the French and Italian note-books [c1883 (ed. 1883)

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Labor is the curse of the world, and nobody can meddle with it without becoming proportionately brutalized.

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Labor is the curse of the world, and nobody can meddle with it without becoming proportionately brutalized.

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Labor is the curse of the world, and nobody can meddle with it without becoming proportionately brutalized.

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Labor is the curse of the world, and nobody can meddle with it without becoming proportionately brutalized.